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Honorary Doctorate for Bob-Manuel Udokwu

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu It was a day to cherish as the esteemed actor, Bob-Manuel Udokwu, was honoured with a Doctorate Degree in Arts and Culture by Institut Superieur De Communication Et De Gestion (ISCG) University in Cotonou, Benin Republic on Saturday, August 27. The coveted award featured top-notch industry …

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160-carat diamond unearthed in Angola

Luanda, Sept. 2, 2022 A 160-carat white Type lla diamond was unearthed in Angola by Lucapa Diamond Company, the company announced on Friday. A press release posted on the company’s website said the 160-carat diamond is the sixth largest recovered to date and the 28th diamond heavier than 100-carat recovered …

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Ecobank Group launches 2022 edition of its Fintech Challenge with US$50,000 Prize Money up for grabs

LOMÉ, Togo, August 25, 2022 Pan-African banking group, Ecobank Group, has launched the fifth edition of the Ecobank Fintech Challenge and encourages African Fintech entrepreneurs to enter the competition. Fintechs that are aligned with the Bank’s strategic objectives stand a chance to win an overall cash prize of US$50,000 for …

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How Anambra lawmaker slumped, died in South Africa same night he was due to fly back to Nigeria; Protocol breach decried

Hon Nnamdi Okafor (Akajiugo Awka), the member representing Awka South Constituency and Majority Leader of the Anambra State House of Assembly collapsed inside his hotel bathroom and was later confirmed dead by paramedics who rushed to the scene. A statement made available to Global Patriot Newspapers by Hon Benjamin Okoli, President General, Nigerian …

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